Compare Interactive Investor vs Trading 212


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how Interactive Investor stacks up against Trading 212!

Interactive Investor vs Trading 212
overall rating
4.6
4.6
overall pros
  • User-friendly web trading platform
  • Fast and easy deposit and withdrawal
  • Great customer service
  • Real stocks and ETFs are commission-free
  • Quick and easy account opening
  • Great trading platforms
overall cons
  • Limited product portfolio
  • Basic charting and analytic tools
  • Monthly account fee
  • Limited product portfolio
  • Basic tools for fundamental analysis
  • High forex fee
fees
3.3
  • Low fund fees
  • Regular investments are free
  • Monthly account fee
3.8
  • Free stock and ETF trading
  • Low CFD fees
  • No withdrawal and inactivity fee
  • High forex fees
  • High financing rate
account opening
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
  • Only UK residents accepted
4.5
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
  • Problems with verification
deposit and withdrawal
3.8
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • No deposit fee
  • Free withdrawal in GBP or EUR
  • No credit/Debit card withdrawal
4.5
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Few base currencies available in each country
web trading platform
3.8
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good search function
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
4.9
  • User-friendly
  • Two-step (safer) login
  • Good search function
mobile trading platform
2.6
  • Good search function
  • Touch/Face ID login
  • Order confirmation
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • No price alerts
4.9
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Price alerts
desktop trading platform
markets and products
3.0
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Fund
  • Bond
3.7
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Forex
  • CFD
  • Crypto
research
3.0
  • Trading ideas
  • User-friendly
  • Technical Insights for some stocks
  • Limited interactive charting
2.8
  • Good interactive chart
  • User-friendly
  • No fundamental data available
  • No/poor quality news flow
customer service
3.9
  • Phone support
  • Fast response time
  • Relevant answers
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7 support
3.6
  • Phone support
  • Relevant answers
  • 24/7 availability
  • No live chat
education
4.5
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
4.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • No webinars
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • Financial information is publicly available
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • Negative balance protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
recommended for Beginners and investors focusing on the UK market Active CFD and FX traders and investors looking for intuitive trading platforms
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